Festival of sail Armed Forces Day


  • 29-06-2013 to 30-11--0001
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Armed Forces Day will be commemorated on 29th June featuring displays from current personnel, veterans, cadet forces, support agencies and charities. The focus and intention of the day is to show thanks, raise awareness of the Armed Forces community and celebrate the outstanding contribution the forces make to this country. The Armed Forces Day programme will include flying displays, a Veterans village, the Tamar Challenge Cup gun competition, stage music by Company B, the annual RAF and Allied Air Forces Monument service and a parade on the Hoe with the Plymouth Royal Marine Band, the Cadets and the Royal British Legion Standards to name just a few of the events taking place against the stunning backdrop of Plymouth Sound.